SKU 6708

LE COMTE DE MONTE CRISTO (The Story of the Count of Monte Cristo (1961) * with hard-encoded English subtitles *

Louis Jourdan : Edmond Dantes Yvonne Furneaux : Mercedes Pierre Mondy : Caderousse Bernard Dhéran : Villefort Franco Silva : Mario Claudine Coster [fr] : Haydée Jean-Claude Michel : Fernand de Morcerf Yves Rénier : Albert de Mortcerf Roldano Lupi : Morel Marie Mergey [fr] : Madame Caderousse Jean Martinelli : Vidocq Henri Guisol : L'abbé Faria Claude Autant-Lara


Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets the Abbe Faria, a fellow prisoner whom everyone believes to be mad. The Abbe tells Edmond of a fantastic treasure hidden away on a tiny island, that only he knows the location of. After many years in prison, the old Abbe dies, and Edmond escapes disguised as the dead body. Now free, Edmond must find the treasure the Abbe told him of, so he can use it to exact revenge on those who have wronged him.

DVD-R is in French with hard-encoded English subtitles. Approx. 188 mins. See film sample for audio and video quality!

play button